Oh, poor U.C., poor, poor U.C.L.A.:
” Q: What is conservatism?
” A: Conservatism is the domination of society by an aristocracy.”
” Q: What is wrong with conservatism?
” A: Conservatism is incompatible with democracy, prosperity, and civilization in general. It is a destructive system of inequality and prejudice that is founded on deception and has no place in the modern world.”
Another indication that many among the faculty remain indentured to 1965 or are, at best, lost in stacks and stacks and stacks of information. Wandering around. Stuck in time. Glommed onto story book gnomes in tiny red hats wedged amidst sticky computer keys on heated terminals in stuffy rooms, worrying about Paid Days Off, Benefits and…”What Time Is It? Can I go now? Wait, let me write about the Evil Conservative Society.”
Psst: Can I go now? And will you please turn off Joan Baez?
LATER UPDATE…Image file lost to relocation of servers after this thread was written, and, the file would not be replaced here even if found, on second review of the image (“brown people” dominate U.C. in an affectionate representation of that message, was the theme of the crass image).
Found art (^^) — sychronicity on the internet, after a random image search to accompany the sympathies above. No surprise here: leads to a site that endorses Kerry/Edwards. I always wonder how much the Peoples Republic of Highpitched Tones would fund as to all that information and website publishing. Reading that article (BLOGDEX) is the intellectual equivalent of the sound of fingernails against a chalkboard…